The Perry Como Christmas CollectionPerry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!

 
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ELECTRONICALLY REPROCESSED STEREO
ASSEMBLED IN 1979

        Side One

Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmasoriginally recorded in real stereo ( 1968 )
Words and Music by Hugh Martin 
and Ralph Blane , 1944
 
C-H-R-I-S-T-M-A-S  ( 1953 )
Music by Eddy Arnold and lyrics by Jenny Lou Carson, 1949
With Mitchell Ayres and His Orchestra
 
Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer  ( 1953 )
Words and Music by Johnny Marks , 1949
With Mitchell Ayres' Orchestra & Chorus
 
Frosty the Snowman  ( 1953 )
Words and Music by Steve Nelson and Jack Rollins, 1950
With Mitchell Ayres' Orchestra & Chorus
 
'Twas The Night Before Christmas  ( 1953 )
Poem by Clement Clarke Moore with original music by Ray Charles
With String Ensemble directed by Mitchell Ayres

        Side Two

That Christmas Feelin' ( 1946 )
~ from the Musical Smart Set "Perry Como Sings Merry Christmas Music"
Words and Music by Bennie Benjamin and George Weiss
With Russ Case and His Orchestra
 
I'll Be Home For Christmas ( 1946 )
~ from the Musical Smart Set "Perry Como Sings Merry Christmas Music"
Words and Music by Walter Kent, Kim Gannon and Buck Ram
With Russ Case, his Orchestra and Chorus
 
( The ) Twelve Days of Christmas  ( 1953 )
Traditional Christmas Music
With Mitchell Ayres' Orchestra & Chorus
 
Joy To The World  ( 1953 )
Words and Music by Isaac Watts and George F. Handel
With Mitchell Ayres' Orchestra & Chorus
 
Jingle Bells  ( 1946 )
~ from the Musical Smart Set "Perry Como Sings Merry Christmas Music"
Words and Music by J.S. Pierpoint
With Russ Case, his Orchestra and Chorus
 
All tracks on Sides One & Two Mono / Electronic Stereo
originally recorded in real stereo~ from the 1968 "Perry Como Christmas Album" but released here in monaural.

Side Three

( There's No Place Like ) Home for the Holidays
Music by Robert Allen and lyrics by Al Stillman 1954
 
Winter Wonderland
Words and Music by Felix Bernard and Dick Smith
 
( The ) Christmas Song ( Merry Christmas to You )
Music by Mel Tormť and lyrics by Robert Wells, 1946
 
Santa Claus is Comin' to Town
Words and Music by Haven Gillespie and J. Fred Coots , 1934
 
White Christmas
Words and Music by Irving Berlin, 1942

Side Four

Here We Come A-Caroling — We Wish You a Merry Christmas
Traditional arranged by Ray Charles
 
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen
Traditional Christmas Music
 
O Holy Night
Words and Music by Adolphe Charles Adam
 
The Story of the First Christmas: ( Medley )
Adapted by John A. Richards with musical arrangements by Mitchell Ayres
Narration with Christmas carols: O Little Town of Bethlehem; Come, Come, Come to the Manger;
The First NoŽl; O Come All Ye Faithful; We Three Kings of Orient Are; Silent Night
 
O Little Town of Bethlehem
Words and Music by Phillips Brooks and Lewis H. Redner
 
Come, Come, Come to the Manger
Traditional Christmas Music
Adapted by Mitchell Ayres
 
The First NoŽl
Traditional Christmas Music
 
O Come All Ye Faithful
Latin Hymn translated by Frederick Oakeley
 
We Three Kings of Orient Are
Adapted by Mitchell Ayres and Jack Andrews
 
Silent Night
Words and Music by Joseph Mohr and Franz Gruber
 
All tracks on Sides Three & Four in original stereo from the 1959 album "Season's Greetings from Perry Como"
 
The Perry Como Christmas CollectionMerry Christmas Music ~ 1956Season's Greetings from Perry Como ~ 1959
 
Merry Christmas Music ~ 1961 Camden re-releaseThe Perry Como Christmas Album ~ 1968Perry Como Sings Merry Christmas Music - UK Camden 1969
 

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Assembled from 2 previously released RCA Camden / Pickwick compilations
Compiled in 1979 by RCA LTD (UK) for ~ 
Pickwick International Inc. (GB) Ltd 
Victoria Works, Edgeware Road, London, England

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ABOUT ELECTRONIC STEREO ( RCA CAMDEN )

This record has been electronically reprocessed for stereo from the original monaural version.
Although it is not up to RCA Camden's current standards for new stereo recordings, it has been
re-issued in this electronically reprocessed stereo version in response to public demand.
 
IMPORTANT! RCA Camden's monophonic records can be played on stereophonic phonographs.
RCA Camden's electronically reprocessed records with two-channel stereophonic characteristics
(Stereo/Electronically Reprocessed) must be played on phonographs equipped for stereophonic reproduction. 
 

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